Forty Plus, Not Out

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Ali

Who Are You Mad At?

Who are you mad at? Are you mad at me? Really? I walk into work, settle myself in, start the mundane routine for my weekly pounds. Twenty minutes in and BANG! Assistant manager walks out of the Managers’ office, slamming… Continue Reading →

40+ The Forgotten Generation

The forgotten generation There is nothing like being 40+ and jobless. I’m not saying that that it’s worse than… or better than… I was 40+ and jobless and forgotten, and had nothing to compare that feeling to. You are at… Continue Reading →

Get Rich Quick…?

Get Rich Quick…Really? There is rarely a time when that actually happens. There is gambling of course… Whether it’s at the bookies or on the lottery, these are the only real get rich quick schemes around (barring illegal activities), and… Continue Reading →

What is the money for…?

You work hard for your money. You’re 40+, you work all the hours under the sun….. For what? Work is good. Money is good, but living for tomorrow? Tomorrow never comes. Put dates on calendars, please. Plan a holiday, go… Continue Reading →

Share Something… With Someone…

Modern Habits Whilst I have your attention, I want touch upon new modern habits … well, one habit in particular. Whether it’s as a family, as a couple or as individuals, we’ve developed this new habit of… well… ignoring the real world… Continue Reading →

The Longest Month….

January, the longest month So, the first week of the longest month has just passed for those of us who don’t get paid until the end of the January. Bank accounts already empty and a few of those New Years’… Continue Reading →

If your glass is half-full or half-empty…Fill it up.

That’s right. I’m taking no prisoners. Imagine this is your glass. A lot has happened to me to get me to this point. Some before the big four zero, and some after. We spend our childhoods trying to be adults…. Continue Reading →

It’s OK to treat yourself once in a while…

This quote sums up my site quite well. (It’s not my quote by the way, but it works a treat). “For a long time it had seemed to me that life was about to begin – real life. But there was… Continue Reading →

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